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22 terms
Chinese History
balance of trade
trade surplus
trade deficit
Opium War
The economic term used to define the difference in value ($$)…
The economic term used to define when a country exports more…
The economic term used to define when a country imports more…
A conflict between Britain and China, lasting from 1839 to 18…
balance of trade
The economic term used to define the difference in value ($$)…
trade surplus
The economic term used to define when a country exports more…
47 terms
Chinese History
Shang Dynasty
Zhou Dynasty
Qin Dynasty
Han Dynasty
The Chinese dynasty that rose to power due to bronze metalurg…
A decentralized Chinese dynasty that practiced feudalism, and…
Chinese dynasty (from 246 BC to 206 BC) that established the…
(202 BC - 220 AD) dynasty started by Lui Bang; a great and lo…
Shang Dynasty
The Chinese dynasty that rose to power due to bronze metalurg…
Zhou Dynasty
A decentralized Chinese dynasty that practiced feudalism, and…
Chinese History
balance of trade
trade surplus
trade deficit
Opium War
The economic term used to define the difference in value ($$)…
The economic term used to define when a country exports more…
The economic term used to define when a country imports more…
A conflict between Britain and China, lasting from 1839 to 18…
balance of trade
The economic term used to define the difference in value ($$)…
trade surplus
The economic term used to define when a country exports more…
76 terms
Chinese History
Qin Empire
Terra Cotta Warrior
Cook Ting
Buddhism
Unification of China came under the Qin Empire... King Zheng-- s…
Under Emporer Qin... Wanted an army to protect him for eternity-…
Cook who was cutting up ox for Wen Hui... Good cook changes his…
Established in the Han dynasty... Started by Gautama Siddhartha(…
Qin Empire
Unification of China came under the Qin Empire... King Zheng-- s…
Terra Cotta Warrior
Under Emporer Qin... Wanted an army to protect him for eternity-…
11 terms
Chinese History
春秋
the earliest dynasty in Chinese History
Confucius lived in this period
the First emperor in Chinese history was Qin shi huang
Han people got the name "Han" from this dynasty
the earliest dynasty in Chinese History
春秋
Confucius lived in this period
20 terms
Chinese History
Aristocrat
Scholar
Civil Service Examination
Sui Dynasty
A member of a rich and powerful family
A learned person.
Exams that Chinese bureaucrats passed to serve in state, base…
(589-618 CE)The short dynasty between the Han and the Tang; b…
Aristocrat
A member of a rich and powerful family
Scholar
A learned person.
19 terms
Chinese History
Opium War
Taiping Rebellion
Sino-Japanese War
Open Door Policy
A conflict between Britain and China, lasting from 1839 to 18…
A wide-spread peasant revolt that lasted from 1850 to 1864 an…
A war fought between China and Japan in 1894. Ended with Japa…
A policy, proposed by the United States in 1899, under which…
Opium War
A conflict between Britain and China, lasting from 1839 to 18…
Taiping Rebellion
A wide-spread peasant revolt that lasted from 1850 to 1864 an…
Chinese History
Jade
oracle
lord
peasants
a hard gem stone often used in jewelry
a prediction by a wise person
a person of high rank who owed land and loyalty to his king
a farmer with a small farm
Jade
a hard gem stone often used in jewelry
oracle
a prediction by a wise person
10 terms
Chinese history
Huang He
Ch'in
Marco Polo
Mao Tse-tung
The river valley in which ancient Chinese civilization began.
The dynasty for which China was named.
The Italian who first traded between China and Europe.
The leader of the Chinese Communists.
Huang He
The river valley in which ancient Chinese civilization began.
Ch'in
The dynasty for which China was named.
16 terms
Chinese History
秦始皇
刘邦
曹操
刘备
Qin Shi Huang (260 - 10 September 210 BC) conquered all other…
Liu Bang (256 or 247 - 1 June 195 BC), officially Emperor Gao…
Cao Cao (155 - 15 March 220) was a warlord and penultimate Ch…
Liu Bei (161 - 10 June 223) was a warlord in the late Eastern…
秦始皇
Qin Shi Huang (260 - 10 September 210 BC) conquered all other…
刘邦
Liu Bang (256 or 247 - 1 June 195 BC), officially Emperor Gao…
22 terms
Chinese History
Confucianism
Daoism
Legalism
Yellow River
A philosophy that assumes all people are good
A philosophy that teaches people to strive for wu-wei, or eff…
A philosophy that assumes all people are bad
A river in Northern China filled with Loess Soil
Confucianism
A philosophy that assumes all people are good
Daoism
A philosophy that teaches people to strive for wu-wei, or eff…
20 terms
Chinese history
aristocrat
junk
meritocracy
money economy
a member of a wealthy and influential family
Chinese sailboat
system where people are promoted by skill
cash and paper currency is exchanged for goods/services
aristocrat
a member of a wealthy and influential family
junk
Chinese sailboat
24 terms
Chinese History
Confucianism
Daoism
Legalism
Yellow River
A philosophy that assumes all people are good
A philosophy that teaches people to strive for wu-wei, or eff…
A philosophy that assumes all people are bad
A river in Northern China filled with Loess Soil
Confucianism
A philosophy that assumes all people are good
Daoism
A philosophy that teaches people to strive for wu-wei, or eff…
Chinese History
Warring Kingdoms
Liu Bei
Cao Cao
Sun Quan
The period during 2nd century China in which the land was div…
Leader of the kingdom of Shu.
Leader of the kingdom of Wei.
Leader of the kingdom of Wu.
Warring Kingdoms
The period during 2nd century China in which the land was div…
Liu Bei
Leader of the kingdom of Shu.
22 terms
Chinese History
balance of trade
trade surplus
trade deficit
Opium War
The economic term used to define the difference in value ($$)…
The economic term used to define when a country exports more…
The economic term used to define when a country imports more…
A conflict between Britain and China, lasting from 1839 to 18…
balance of trade
The economic term used to define the difference in value ($$)…
trade surplus
The economic term used to define when a country exports more…
9 terms
Chinese History
M.O.H
Dao
Zhou Dynasty
Qin Dynasty
is the government ministry of Ghana that is responsible for t…
the absolute principle underlying the universe, combining wit…
was the longest-lasting of China's dynasties.
multi-national and power-centralized state in the Chinese his…
M.O.H
is the government ministry of Ghana that is responsible for t…
Dao
the absolute principle underlying the universe, combining wit…
15 terms
Chinese History
Zheng He
Confucianism
Ming Dynasty (contributions)
Qing Dynasty
*Chinese explorer who went on sailing trips during the Ming d…
*A belief in Chinese society... *It taught that following specia…
*Completion of the Great Wall of China... *Expansion of Literatu…
The last dynasty of China
Zheng He
*Chinese explorer who went on sailing trips during the Ming d…
Confucianism
*A belief in Chinese society... *It taught that following specia…
15 terms
Chinese History
Dynasty
Mandate of Heaven
dynastic cycle
filial piety
Series of rulers that are members of the same royal family.
The approval from the gods to rule over China.
The pattern of the rise fall and replacement of ruling Chines…
Respect for parents and elders; a major teaching of Confucius
Dynasty
Series of rulers that are members of the same royal family.
Mandate of Heaven
The approval from the gods to rule over China.
51 terms
Chinese History
Dynastic cycle
Sinocentrism
Huangdi (Yellow Emperor)
Oracle-bone inscriptions
What: Patterns of rise and fall of dynasties Stages Stage 1:…
What:... The belief that the Chinese nation is the center of u…
Who:... Forefather of the Chinese Nation.... Founder of the firs…
When:... (1600 -1046 B.C.)/Shang (17th-11th c BC)... Originally…
Dynastic cycle
What: Patterns of rise and fall of dynasties Stages Stage 1:…
Sinocentrism
What:... The belief that the Chinese nation is the center of u…
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CHINESE HISTORY
European WWI
Anglo Japanese Alliance
Washington Conference
Delineation in China
Germany attacks Brits since they are the only threat. British…
1902... Helps by contributing some ships to war effort.
1921-22... Ends Ango-Japanese Alliance, Japan abandons Shandong…
Traditionally held territories, but how to actually claim in…
European WWI
Germany attacks Brits since they are the only threat. British…
Anglo Japanese Alliance
1902... Helps by contributing some ships to war effort.
chinese history
Qin Dynasty
King Zheng
Han Dynasty
Liu Bang
(221 - 202 BCE) characterized by the centralization of state…
First emperor of Qin who conquered all other Warring States a…
(202 BC - 220 AD) dynasty started by Lui Bang; a great and lo…
The founder to the Han dynasty (202 BC-221 CE), a commoner of…
Qin Dynasty
(221 - 202 BCE) characterized by the centralization of state…
King Zheng
First emperor of Qin who conquered all other Warring States a…
8 terms
Chinese History
Legalism
Confuciansim
Taoism
Zheng He
Chinese philosophy developed by Han Feizi; taught that humans…
A system of ethics that encouraged stressing love for humanit…
A philosophical system developed by of Lao-tzu advocating a s…
An imperial eunuch and Muslim, entrusted by the Ming Emperor…
Legalism
Chinese philosophy developed by Han Feizi; taught that humans…
Confuciansim
A system of ethics that encouraged stressing love for humanit…
47 terms
Chinese History
Shang Dynasty
Zhou Dynasty
Qin Dynasty
Han Dynasty
The Chinese dynasty that rose to power due to bronze metalurg…
A decentralized Chinese dynasty that practiced feudalism, and…
Chinese dynasty (from 246 BC to 206 BC) that established the…
(202 BC - 220 AD) dynasty started by Lui Bang; a great and lo…
Shang Dynasty
The Chinese dynasty that rose to power due to bronze metalurg…
Zhou Dynasty
A decentralized Chinese dynasty that practiced feudalism, and…
15 terms
Chinese History
Chang'an
Confucius
Daosim
Dynastic Cycle
Was the capital of the Han Dynasty. It was located in the Wei…
He is the founder of Confucianism. He was born in 551 BCE in…
A philosophy that was against violence and about following on…
A cycle that the majority of dynasties went through throughou…
Chang'an
Was the capital of the Han Dynasty. It was located in the Wei…
Confucius
He is the founder of Confucianism. He was born in 551 BCE in…
13 terms
Chinese History Ch 15
Mandate of Heaven
Emperors from one dynasty are
After the fall of the Han dynasty
Early dynasties filled the government…
Emperors could not be overthrown unless they ruled badly
From the Same Family
China broke into many different kingdoms
aristocrats
Mandate of Heaven
Emperors could not be overthrown unless they ruled badly
Emperors from one dynasty are
From the Same Family
31 terms
Chinese History
Xia dynasty
Shang Dynasty
Zhou Dynasty
Qin Dynasty
2070 - 1600 BC) is the first dynasty in China to be described…
(1766-1122 BCE) The Chinese dynasty that rose to power due to…
Succeeded the Shang dynasty. Similar to the Shang And Xia dyn…
the Chinese dynasty (from 246 BC to 206 BC) that established…
Xia dynasty
2070 - 1600 BC) is the first dynasty in China to be described…
Shang Dynasty
(1766-1122 BCE) The Chinese dynasty that rose to power due to…
58 terms
Chinese History
Classic of Changes
Classic of Documents (or History)
Classic of Odes
Record of Rites
Consists of a short text giving clues to the interpretation o…
Contains announcements, counsels, speeches, or similar oral r…
-Anthology of some three hundred poems dating mostly from ear…
is a collection of texts, the most famous of which is the Rec…
Classic of Changes
Consists of a short text giving clues to the interpretation o…
Classic of Documents (or History)
Contains announcements, counsels, speeches, or similar oral r…
14 terms
Chinese History Ch 16
Wealthy landowners demanded
The Grand Canal
Copper shops
The Chain pump was one part of
Luxury Goods
Linked regions of China
Exchanged copper coins for paper money
The extensive irrigation system
Wealthy landowners demanded
Luxury Goods
The Grand Canal
Linked regions of China
12 terms
Chinese History Chapter 17
To navigate at sea, the Chinese invent…
A modern example of a canal lock is the
Gunpowder
Rockets
Magnetism
Panama Canal
reduced the need for crossbows, swords and spears.
were first used for fireworks
To navigate at sea, the Chinese invent…
Magnetism
A modern example of a canal lock is the
Panama Canal
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Chinese History
george macartney
Beijing University
Chen Duxiu
Li Dazhao
led an unsuccessful diplomatic mission to qianlong's court
the center for intellectual thought and communist ideology du…
professor at Beijing University, published journal called "Ne…
Communist intellectual, co founder of the CCP with Chen Duxiu…
george macartney
led an unsuccessful diplomatic mission to qianlong's court
Beijing University
the center for intellectual thought and communist ideology du…
9 terms
Chinese History
North China
Lower Yangzi
Southeast Coast
Middle Yangzi
region bordered by Manchuria and Mongolia. Large plain home t…
region with flat plains, sufficient water sources for irrigat…
mountainous region composed of the valleys of several rivers.…
region focused on water. Name comes from over 500 miles of Ya…
North China
region bordered by Manchuria and Mongolia. Large plain home t…
Lower Yangzi
region with flat plains, sufficient water sources for irrigat…
18 terms
Chinese history
ming dynasty
Confucianism
5 relationships
filifal piety
a time after the black death when the Chinese brought back Co…
To respect and care more for nature
child to parent, spouse to spouse, sibling to sibling, friend…
children should respect their elders and parents
ming dynasty
a time after the black death when the Chinese brought back Co…
Confucianism
To respect and care more for nature
36 terms
Chinese History
Grand Canal
Blue+White Porcelain
Meritocracy
First Woman Empress
A canal linking northern and southern China.
Porcelain made during the Song dynasty.
A system in which the talented are chosen and moved ahead on…
Empress Wu Zhao
Grand Canal
A canal linking northern and southern China.
Blue+White Porcelain
Porcelain made during the Song dynasty.
53 terms
Level 38: Chinese History
文明
文字
记载
参观
(wénmíng) civilization; civilied
(wénzì) characters; written form of a language
(jìzǎi) to put down in writing; to record; record; account
(cānguān) to visit; to look around
文明
(wénmíng) civilization; civilied
文字
(wénzì) characters; written form of a language
19 terms
Chinese History
Warring State
Confucianism
Daoism
Legalism
from 5th century BC to the unification of China by the Qin Dy…
man is inherently inclined towards harmony... education should b…
means the way... nature... universe... withdrawing from politics... impor…
control of government... man is inherently bad... proposed a soluti…
Warring State
from 5th century BC to the unification of China by the Qin Dy…
Confucianism
man is inherently inclined towards harmony... education should b…
204 terms
chinese history
"Deal a blow against the Chinese capit…
40,000 to 800,000
40%
1942
Mao's reaction to Hitler-Stalin Pact
Increase in CCP membership from 1937 to 1940
self-sufficiency percentage in yanan 1945
Yanan Rectification Campaign
"Deal a blow against the Chinese capit…
Mao's reaction to Hitler-Stalin Pact
40,000 to 800,000
Increase in CCP membership from 1937 to 1940
Chinese History
Shang 1766-1027 BCE Period 1
Zhou 1027-1771 BCE / warring states 56…
Qin 221-206 BCE Period 2
Han 206 BCE 220 Period 2
-Oracle Bones ... -kings trying to define the future & learn fro…
-Mandate of heaven expanded... -Geographically & with the expans…
-Strong military... -Harsh laws... -Centralization... -trying to creat…
-Confucianism → Emphasized family, Education & bureaucracy... -W…
Shang 1766-1027 BCE Period 1
-Oracle Bones ... -kings trying to define the future & learn fro…
Zhou 1027-1771 BCE / warring states 56…
-Mandate of heaven expanded... -Geographically & with the expans…
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Chinese History quiz
What were the 3 kingdoms that came aft…
What was the clan that reunited China?
What group met in bamboo woods to disc…
How much of the commoner's harvest was…
Shu, Wu, and Wei
Sima clan
Profound Learners
Half of harvest taken as tax.
What were the 3 kingdoms that came aft…
Shu, Wu, and Wei
What was the clan that reunited China?
Sima clan
62 terms
Chinese history
The Mandate of Heaven
What happened if heaven withdrew its m…
The Dynastic Circle
Chou Dynasty
According to the Chou, a dynasty enjoyed heaven's blessing on…
It was believed that natural disasters and invasions revealed…
The New Dynasty: restores peace, appoints loyal officials, re…
1045 BC -770 BC. Replaces Shang dynasty. Feudal system.
The Mandate of Heaven
According to the Chou, a dynasty enjoyed heaven's blessing on…
What happened if heaven withdrew its m…
It was believed that natural disasters and invasions revealed…
15 terms
Chinese history
Dynastic China
Opium Wars
Boxer Rebellion
Rape of Nanking
A series of ancient Chinese dynasties ruled the land from 221…
Great Britain invades China to ensure the continued opium trade
Uprising of Chinese against European "sphere of influence"
(Nanking Massacre) Hundreds of thousands of civilians were mu…
Dynastic China
A series of ancient Chinese dynasties ruled the land from 221…
Opium Wars
Great Britain invades China to ensure the continued opium trade
27 terms
Chinese History
1st Opium War
Treaty of Nanking
2nd Opium War
Taiping Rebellion
Fought between China & Britain from 1839-1842. China lost spe…
A very unfair treaty that gave Hong Kong to the British and g…
Same thing as before, just from 1856-1860. The failure of the…
A rebellion led by the Chinese Jesus (No joke) against the Qi…
1st Opium War
Fought between China & Britain from 1839-1842. China lost spe…
Treaty of Nanking
A very unfair treaty that gave Hong Kong to the British and g…
65 terms
Chinese History
Which dynasty was the first dynasty wh…
Which dynasty is the shortest one last…
Which of the following statements is n…
In this dynasty bronze-ware reached a…
Xia chao
Qin chao
Dōng Zhou preceded xo zhou
Zhou chao
Which dynasty was the first dynasty wh…
Xia chao
Which dynasty is the shortest one last…
Qin chao
61 terms
Sky View Chinese History unit
历史
毛泽东
孔子
文化大革命
(lì shǐ) - history
(Máozédōng), Mao Zedong or Mao Tse-tung (1893-1976)
(kǒngzǐ) Confucius
(wénhuà dàgémìng) The Cultural Revolution
历史
(lì shǐ) - history
毛泽东
(Máozédōng), Mao Zedong or Mao Tse-tung (1893-1976)
9 terms
Chinese History
1500s (European Imperialism)
Early 1800s
Opium
Opium War
first the sail to China was Portugal; the Qing dynasty was in…
Europeans resented the trade limitations; British tried to ex…
Chinese become addicted to this drug and the gov't passed har…
Chinese destroyed a British shipment of the drug; even though…
1500s (European Imperialism)
first the sail to China was Portugal; the Qing dynasty was in…
Early 1800s
Europeans resented the trade limitations; British tried to ex…
8 terms
Chinese History
Kumarajiva
Chinese aristocracy
Daoist religion during the Age of Divi…
Empress Wu
344-413AD (during age of division)... missionary... translation of…
960 song Huge transition into the song. Before song mainly ha…
Ge Heng 284-363 AD... systematically recorded daoist religious p…
r. 690-705... behind the curtain rule of her husband..Gaozong's…
Kumarajiva
344-413AD (during age of division)... missionary... translation of…
Chinese aristocracy
960 song Huge transition into the song. Before song mainly ha…
13 terms
Chinese History
Kong Zu Zi
Kong Fu Zis successors
Dao-te-Ching
Deification
Born into aristocracy, dies largely unappericated
Meng Zi (371-289)... Moral cultivation as religious calling, bas…
Classic of the Way of Virtue
Human incarnation of the Dao, messiah, savior
Kong Zu Zi
Born into aristocracy, dies largely unappericated
Kong Fu Zis successors
Meng Zi (371-289)... Moral cultivation as religious calling, bas…
13 terms
Chinese history
Emperor
Governors and official
Nobels
Merchants
Rulers; owned land; lived in luxury surrounded by wives, conc…
Assisted in running the country, enforced the laws and collec…
Belonged to the wealthy class; rented their land to farming p…
Ran businesses essential for daily life; wealthy but not resp…
Emperor
Rulers; owned land; lived in luxury surrounded by wives, conc…
Governors and official
Assisted in running the country, enforced the laws and collec…
20 terms
Chinese history
Chinese in china is Zhongguo, which me…
chinese national language (mandarin) i…
hanyu comes from what people
mandarin is used in
the central kingdom and middle country
common speech
Han
china, taiwan, and singapor
Chinese in china is Zhongguo, which me…
the central kingdom and middle country
chinese national language (mandarin) i…
common speech
16 terms
Chinese History
秦王自稱
王帝的命令
萬里長城東至
萬里長城西起
制丶詔
遼東
臨洮
秦王自稱
王帝的命令
制丶詔
15 terms
Chinese History
Dynasty
Mandate of Heaven
dynastic cycle
filial piety
A group of rulers in a country
peace and prosperity for a ruler
succession of dynasties for nearly 3,000 years up until the e…
respect for their parents and elders.
Dynasty
A group of rulers in a country
Mandate of Heaven
peace and prosperity for a ruler
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